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Enjoy the Cotswolds Countryside on the Avon Valley Railway

The Cotswolds is home to some spectacular countryside - and one of the best ways of taking in the scenery is on a steam train travelling along the Avon Valley Railway. Originally launched in 1869 to run between Bristol and Bath, the line just so happens to go through some of the most picturesque par

Villa Girona: Getting the Best Deals

If you're traveling to Catalonia, Spain and would prefer a slightly less crowded and expensive accommodation option, Girona is one of the places you should look at. Unlike the larger and more popular tourist hubs ...

Capri Island Tour Trap and How to Stay Out of It

The high level of poverty in the Bay of Naples means that nowadays, every dog and his brother is a "Tour Guide". Know that the better guides don't work for next to nothing. So spend a little bit more on your local guide. Whilst paying a little more is no guarantee that you will get a

Airport transfers in london

Getting to the airport takes a little bit more planning than going to the corner shop for a pint of milk. Due to the nature and sheer size of London airports, it's rare for people to live nea

Bearfooting in Alaska Part 3: Sled Dog Demonstration

Woof Woof! So, I got into this bus to pet dogs! Denali National Park has some official employees who love their job more than anyone else working there. Some 30 sled dogs work hard during the winter to keep the park' s boundaries prim and proper in the winter but come summer and it is siesta ti

How to Handle Culture Shock!

The whole planning process of Teaching English overseas can be very exciting especially when you have completed your TEFL certification and booked your air tickets. However, while it's all fun and exciting, sometimes your dream destination can overwhelm you with new sights, tastes, smells and s